Renee Foster

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Top 10 DIY Infused Detox Water Recipes

1<p>These DIY Infused Waters Are Refreshing and Taste Great<p>Despite the trendy name, detox water (also called spa water or infused water) is simply water …

Alternative Medicine

Inside One of America’s Ugliest Political Feuds: Cuomo vs. de Blasio

It was, almost without question, the low point of Andrew M. Cuomo’s political career.<p>The year was 2002 and Mr. Cuomo was badly trailing in the Democratic primary for governor and desperately seeking a graceful exit. He needed a loyal lieutenant, someone to help him salvage his future and negotiate …

Bill de Blasio

Mexican Walking Fish may hold key to helping paralysed people walk again

An endangered salamander may hold the key to helping paralysed people walk again, scientists believe.<p>The axolotl, or Mexican salamander has the astonishing ability to regenerate limbs and even spinal cord if it has been injured.<p>But now a new study by the University of Minnesota in the US has …

Spinal Cords

Coachella: Requests for All-Access Passes Drop 70% on Weekend Two and Here’s Why

When Coachella decided to expand into a two-weekend festival in 2012, many in the music industry thought the then-unprecedented gamble could backfire …

Festivals

Gmail accounts appear to send out spam, and their owners are baffled

Something is not right in the land of Gmail.<p>Numerous account holders woke up Sunday morning to discover a raft of spam emails sitting in their sent …

Weight Loss

Neo-Nazis Burned a Swastika After Their Rally in Georgia

Neo-Nazis held a swastika burning following a white supremacist rally in the city of Newnan, Georgia, on Saturday.<p>Photographer Spencer Platt captured …

Rights & Freedoms

8 vitamins and supplements that are a total waste of money — and could even be dangerous

Vitamins and minerals are essential to health, but that doesn't mean that megadoses will keep you out of the hospital or make you live longer. Some may be harmful. In most cases, it's preferable to get these nutrients from a balanced diet. High doses of certain vitamins and minerals may be …

Wellness

Eminem Celebrates 10 Years of Sobriety on Social Media

A big congratulations to Eminem, who celebrated 10 years of sobriety on Friday (April 20).<p>"Celebrated my 10 years yesterday," the 45-year-old rap …

Social Media

The chair workout that might make you cancel your gym membership

05:02 | April 18, 2018<p>Fitness expert, Zehra Allibhai, has 5 exercises you can do anywhere that has a chair -- no need to pour money into expensive …

Workouts

Pasang Lhamu Sherpa defied societal norms to climb Mount Everest: Nepal ‘needed a hero’

On Oct. 5, 1990, French mountaineer Christine Janin became the first French woman to summit the peak of Mount Everest. She climbed the Earth’s …

Mountaineering

Lemon Poppyseed Layer Cake with Whipped Yogurt Buttercream Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> The flavors of a classic lemon poppyseed loaf meet a light, delicate golden layer …

Dessert

Michael Brown's mother, attorneys to speak at Harvard panel

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — The mother of Michael Brown and the maker of a documentary about his death will be speaking at Harvard University.<p>Brown was an unarmed, black 18-year-old when he was fatally shot by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri. The officer was not charged. Brown's death …

Justice

Top 10 long-distance hiking trails in the US

1. Pacific Crest Trail: California, Oregon and Washington, 2,663 miles<p>When Cheryl Strayed, writer of the memoir and new film Wild set foot on the …

Hiking

Carne Asada

<b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — April 22, 2018<p>When it comes to the <b>best carne asada</b>, I’ve had my fair share in Mexico. And the truth is there’s no …

Cooking

Liz Phair Reflects on 25-Year Anniversary of 'Exile in Guyville' and Being 'Ferociously Protective of Women Right Now'

Liz Phair knows exactly how she’d like to celebrate the 25th anniversary of<i> Exile in Guyville</i>, her iconic track-for-track riposte to The Rolling …

Liz Phair

Neil Young Jams With Stephen Stills, the Heartbreakers At Autism Benefit

Light Up The Blues concert also featured Sheryl Crow, Burt Bacharach, Jack Black and surprise guests Patti Smith and Beck<p>Midway through his mini-set …

Concerts

The 25 Best American Screenplays of the 21st Century, From ‘Eternal Sunshine’ to ‘Lady Bird’

From the Oscar-winning to the criminally underrated, it all starts on the page for these knockout scripts.<p>You’ll often hear directors say that each …

Toy Story

This venture capitalist throws the most exclusive and outrageous parties in Silicon Valley — take a look inside

When venture capitalist and philanthropist Jillian Manus throws a party, the who's who of Silicon Valley shows up. That's because her parties are legendary. The budget? Exorbitant.<p>The prolific hostess is known around the Bay for her over-the-top dinner parties and Valentine's Day galas, which have …

Silicon Valley

Beyonce Cements Queen of Coachella Status With Masterful Second Show

From inception to execution, this might be most inspired, singular, thoughtful and downright beast of a stage show we'll ever see<p>In the week since …

Concerts

How to Let Passion Lead Your Life

Figuring out what makes you passionate is something a lot of people struggle with. But once you find it, cherish it.<p>This story originally appeared on Lewis Howes<p>Figuring out what makes you passionate is something a lot of people struggle with. We all want to find that thing in life that we are …

Google Play

The Chocolate Cake That Changed Everything

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> From Sweet Laurel Bakery’s cookbook: “This was the cake that changed everything. …

Dessert

Netflix might just buy its own chain of movie theaters

Recently, Netflix has found itself in a bit off a tiff with the Cannes Film Festival over its general refusal to screen its original movies in …

Cannes Film Festival

Trump Considers 'Full Pardon' of Boxer Jack Johnson After Sylvester Stallone Phone Call. Call Him Again, Sly

Listen, if it all it takes is a phone call from a famous person to get things done in Washington, can we hand some talking points and power point …

Obama Administration

There's Evidence The Contraceptive Pill Could Change The Shape of Your Brain

This could explain a lot<p>Research has suggested that the synthetic steroids delivered by the female contraceptive pill can shrink certain regions of …

Women's Health

The Best Place to Find All-Natural Black-Owned Beauty Products

There’s no doubt that conscious beauty has been having its moment for a long while now. Shoppers continue to ride the wave, increasing demand for cleaner, more natural products without ingredients like parabens and silicones, and the industry at large has been upping the supply. But despite the …

Skin Care

25 incredible Game of Thrones filming locations you must visit in your lifetime

TV Series

These Chakra Oils Are Worth Becoming A Stereotype For

Last year, I brought my mom with me to a dinner party full of friends and colleagues — all twenty-something, single, living in Brooklyn, and into …

Guide Books

11 Movies and TV Shows You'll Be Sad If You Miss This Week

Last year, <i>The Handmaid's Tale</i> set the Internet on fire for its poignant social commentary and searing performances from Elisabeth Moss, Alexis Bledel, and Samira Wiley—and now the Emmy-decorated series is back for season two. That is, hands down, this week's pop-culture highlight, but there are …

TV

Tourists at iconic French abbey evacuated after threat

MONT-SAINT-MICHEL, France (AP) — French authorities evacuated tourists from the Mont-Saint-Michel abbey and searched houses Sunday on the famed outcropping in the English Channel for a visitor who apparently threatened to attack security services.<p>The exceptional evacuation of one of France's …

France

How Does the Body Excrete Fat?

Although losing weight is sometimes described as "melting" or "shedding" pounds, what you're really doing is exhaling them away. Fat loss happens …

Nutrition